Meerut: A nursery student was allegedly molested in a private school in Rashid Nagar area here by the principal`s son, police said.
The 5-year-old girl had gone to the school washroom where Naushad (20) molested her yesterday, SP (City) Om Prakash Singh said.
He allegedly threatened the child with her life if she disclosed the incident to anyone. Later, she confided in her mother.
Her irate family members and locals indulged in vandalism at the school on Thursday.
They were only pacified after police assurance of strict action against the accused, who was later arrested, Singh said.